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Location Accuracy

This Cordova/Phonegap plugin for Android and iOS to request enabling/changing of Location Services by triggering a native dialog from within the app, avoiding the need for the user to leave your app to change location settings manually.

https://github.com/dpa99c/cordova-plugin-request-location-accuracy

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Installation

ionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-request-location-accuracynpm install @ionic-native/location-accuracy
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS

Usage

import { LocationAccuracy } from '@ionic-native/location-accuracy/ngx';

constructor(private locationAccuracy: LocationAccuracy) { }

...

this.locationAccuracy.canRequest().then((canRequest: boolean) => {

  if(canRequest) {
    // the accuracy option will be ignored by iOS
    this.locationAccuracy.request(this.locationAccuracy.REQUEST_PRIORITY_HIGH_ACCURACY).then(
      () => console.log('Request successful'),
      error => console.log('Error requesting location permissions', error)
    );
  }

});